On Monday 9th September, service users and staff from across Halifax and Calderdale attended a masquerade ball at Hebden Bridge Town Hall. The event started with mask making and face painting sessions. There was a tasty buffet and music was provided by DJ Errol who played some great tunes for everyone to dance to. Some […]

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Carers Week


This week it’s Carers Week, 10th- 16th June. The first question you might ask when you hear that it’s Carers Week is ‘What is a carer?’ Carers.org defines a carer as, ‘someone of any age who provides paid or unpaid support to people who could not manage without this help. This could be caring for […]


Gardening is a great way to get active and to get outdoors. I personally find gardening therapeutic as it’s a great way to enjoy your hard work and you also benefit from being outdoors. If you choose to plant vegetables then you are able to enjoy the taste of all your work that has gone […]


Comic Relief is a British charity founded in 1985 by the scriptwriter Richard Curtis and comedian Lenny Henry. The main event of the Comic Relief’s appeal is Red Nose Day which usually occurs on the second or third Friday in March. Its aim is to bring about a positive and lasting change in the lives […]


LDOK is an inclusive online radio station which gives talented people living with a disability the chance to get experience coordinating a radio show. It is an important platform for the recognition, support, promotion and development of the UK’s disabled community. We have our own radio show on LDOK which is broadcast on Thursdays at […]


12th – 16th November is World Kindness Week, which is celebrated all over the world. What is kindness? An act of kindness is a spontaneous gesture of good will towards someone. What do you think about when you hear the word kindness? Being caring, thoughtful, considerate, understanding. What will you do to show someone kindness? […]


International Day of Peace is fast approaching. It’s celebrated each year on the 21st September to encourage people around the world to work together to promote peace and end conflict. International Day of Peace recognises all the people who work hard to promote peace. It is intended to be a day of global ceasefire, when […]